P.F. Chang’s China Bistro

Walking around in Kansas City in my favourite spot, The Country Club Plaza, my friends and I had a quick lunch stop at P.F. Chang’s China Bistro. I had never been to P.F. Chang’s before. I know, I know this popular Chinese chain restaurant has dozens of locations around the world, but I just hadn’t…

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Let’s continue this Kansas City series talking today on The Italian Guest about The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. It represents not just some, but a massive and diverse display of ancient to modern art, spanning numerous cultures and centuries, and offering even the smallest visitors not just a sampling of a few styles of art,…

Seasons 52

One of my stops at Kansas City restaurants during my weekend there was Seasons 52.  Located in the Country Club Plaza – Brookside neighborhood, it’s an upscale fresh grill and wine bar with a rotating menu of seasonally inspired American dishes alongside international wines. The structure itself is an appeasing Spanish-style design, complete with an…

Joe’s Kansas City BBQ

There’s no shortage of barbecue restaurants in the Kansas City area. And there’s no shortage of what items they will put on a grill or smoker, pulled pork or brisket, to house-made chipotle sausage, and even lamb ribs. Photo Credit: Joe’s Kansas City BBQ Joes’s Kansas City known before as ‘Oklahoma Joe’s,’ opened in 1996…

Kansas City Weekend

Last weekend my girlfriend and I drove to Kansas City to meet up with my friends from Oklahoma. Kansas City’s neighborhoods, each with its own vibe, offer visitors a welcoming Midwest experience. I was really happy I was able to hang out with my friends, it’s been so long since last time I saw them!…

Chocolate Biscuit Roll

Hey guys! While I’m spending some time in the USA, I want to share with you something I made before leaving Italy. Today’s recipe is a sweet treat that can be served in a get together or a party. It’s been so long since I’ve posted another recipe…I know, so here with go with a…

20fit

Today on The Italian Guest I am going talk about fitness. I recently had the pleasure to experience this new way of training, which uses EMS to stimulate your body and improve your workout. 20fit is located in Bergamo downtown, it’s a modern gym and well furnished. The predominat colours are blu and white as…

Goss Burger

In these days my friends and I went to Città Alta to check out one of the Goss Burger’s locations. They have one in Bergamo downtown, bigger and fancier and one in Arcore, Milan. They opened the restaurant in Città Alta last year during Summer 2016 and brought it to the old town with a…

Torre Civica (Campanone)

The Civic Tower or “Big Bell” overlooks the top of Piazza Vecchia in Città Alta and it’s considered one of the symbols of Bergamo. My friends and I on a Saturday morning decided to explore some of the streets of Città Alta and feel like tourists in our own town. The Civic Tower was built…

Happy Birthday We Run Bergamo

Photo Credit: Luca Foresti Photography “We Run Bergamo” is the motto given by a group of people with a passion for sports to a series of trainings which they consist of 10 km running between the beautiful streets of Bergamo. I remember one of the first events I joined in Febraury 2016 when all of…

Hog Beer

Happy Friday everyone! Today on the Italian Guest I’m gonna talk about this pub recently opened in Curno, a neighborhood in my town, Bergamo. My friends and I checked it out last week, on a friday night. The inside of the pub is really wide open, wood is the predominant element: the chairs are in…

Trattoria D’Ambrosio – da Giuliana

Trattoria D’Ambrosio or let’s just called it Da Giuliana, the owner’s name, is a must check in Bergamo, it doesn’t matter if it’s lunch or dinner. It’s a meeting place where you’re not coming for gourmet food but for finding a place with solid tradition and surrealistic elegance. The restaurant inside has so many objects,…